Clooney brought a sense of Cary Grant class back to Tinseltown with his film projects, but his work didn’t stop there. The Oscar winner and his close friend and Oceans 11 co-star Don Cheadle co-founded the Not On Our Watch Project, which focuses global attention on international crises such as genocide, war and hunger. This is the first U.S. presentation by Clooney in this format and is sure to give fans insight into his commitment to bettering the world. 7 p.m. Wortham Theater Center, 501 Texas. For information, call 713-974-1335 or visit www.brilliantlectures.org.
Thu., May 3, 7 p.m., 2012